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How to say Kinship terms for extended family in Chinese? 我家的亲戚们:)

Paternal

爷爷  yéye  grandfather (father’s father)

奶奶  nǎinai  grandmother (father’s mother)

叔叔  shūshu  uncle (on father’s side)

姑姑  gūgu  aunt (on father’s side)

堂哥  tánggē  male cousin older than self

堂弟  tángdì  male cousin younger than self

堂姐  tángjiě  female cousin older than self

堂妹  tángmèi  female cousin younger than self

 

Maternal

外公  wàigōng  grandfather (mother’s father)

外婆  wàipó  grandmother (mother’s mother)

舅舅  jiùjiu  uncle (on mother’s side)

阿姨/姨妈  āyí/yímā  aunt (on mother’s side)

表哥  biǎogē  male cousin older than self

表弟  biǎodì  male cousin younger than self

表姐  biǎojiě  female cousin older than self

表妹  biǎomèi  female cousin younger than self

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